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Other Opportunities: Medical Laboratory Technologists (Temporary Part-Time)

Reference #00391
PostedMonday, September 12th, 2022 at 2:41pm
ScopePublic Applications Accepted
PositionMedical Laboratory Technologists (Temporary Part-Time)
DepartmentLaboratory
TermTemporary Part Time
Payas per the OPSEU Collective Agreement
Application DeadlineTuesday, September 13th, 2022 at 12:00am

 

Position

Medical Laboratory Technologists

Department

Laboratory Services

Status

Temporary, Part-Time

Reports to

Manager, Laboratory Services

Direct reports

 

Work Pattern

 

Posted Date

 

Closing Date

 

 

VALUES AND COMMITMENT

At Northumberland Hills Hospital (NHH), our core values of Integrity, Quality, Respect, Compassion and Teamwork are at the centre of who we are and what we do. We remain committed to sustaining an experienced workforce that reflects Northumberland Hills Hospital’s dedication to recognising everyone’s contributions and respecting everyone’s dignity, unique experience, and potential.

EQUALITY AND ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT

Northumberland Hills Hospital remains respectful of all protected rights, in line with the grounds laid out by the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC) and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As such, we welcome applications from all qualified applicants and interests from racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous People of North America, women, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

We strive to make our entire hiring process as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for applicants if needed. For any hiring related accommodation needs and/or requests please email us via careers@nhh.ca

LOCATION

Located approximately 100 kilometres east of Toronto, NHH is a vibrant community hospital delivering a broad range of acute, post-acute, outpatient and diagnostic services. Directly serving a growing population of more than 60,000 residents spread across a mix of urban and rural settings, NHH directly employs approximately 750 people and relies on the additional support provided by a highly engaged and supportive network of physicians, midwives and volunteers.

ROLE OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager, Laboratory Services and accountable to the Laboratory Medical Director, the Medical Laboratory Technologist is responsible for all laboratory procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

Required

  • Current membership in the College of Medical Laboratory Technologists of Ontario.  Specialties to include Phlebotomy, Biochemistry, Hematology, Bacteriology, and Immunohematology.
  • Good communication skills, demonstrated tact and diplomacy, ability to cooperate and de-escalate conflict with others, ability to prioritize and work well under pressure.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Attention to detail and adherence to policies and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently, as a team member including good time-management skills.
  • Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard.
  • Must be available to work all shifts including weekends/relief work and vacation.
  • Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of time.
  • Responding professionally and appropriately in high stress and emergency situations.
  • Must have the required manual and mental accuracy for safe and effective handling and troubleshooting of samples and equipment.

ASSETS

  • Recent core lab experience in a hospital environment preferred.
  • In-depth working knowledge of laboratory accreditation requirements preferred.

EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

Successful applicants are required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector criminal reference check, that was complete less than one year from the date of hire. This requirement must be met within the first sixty (60) days of employment.

Additionally to the above, successful applicants are also required to complete the Health Care Worker Health review process which includes providing an up-to-date immunization record to ensure compliance with the Ontario Hospital Association Communicable Diseases Surveillance Protocols within the first thirty (30) days of employment. Northumberland Hills Hospital operates a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for all staff.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, Northumberland Hills Hospital may choose to conduct parts/all the hiring process virtually. The successful incumbent should expect the role to be in person however a hybrid working arrangement may also be considered subject to operational needs. When attending the hospital kindly refrain from wearing strongly scented fragrances as we are a scent free environment. While we thank all those that express interest in this exciting position; kindly note that due to high volumes of interests, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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